Studio by Machairas And Koronidi
ByMak architectural studio is a studio created by Ismini Koronidi and Giorgos Machairas, two young and motivated architects from Greece. Our studio’s special characteristic is that we commit with a multidisciplinary and holistic approach for all the projects that is assigned to us. Our practice focuses with the same attention, creativity, and consistency to the approach from product design and digital fabrication to pure architecture, from renovation and building construction to large scale urban projects. We understand design as an entity , wether the subject is a digital sculpture or a complex large scale building. WIth the same creativity and reliability we also provide a variety of technical services such as real estate consulting and valuation , energy efficiency reports.
Few words about us
Giorgos and Ismini both graduated from the National Technical University of Athens and participated in the master of Advanced Architecture, Digital Tectonics at the Institute of Advanced Architecture of Catalunia (Iaac). They focused in parametric design and digital fabrication applied in architecture and in industrial design. the last years they have established their own architecturAL office in Athens, Greece. byMak.gr They collaborated with Vicente Guallart Architects for the project : Hyperhabitat, reprogramming the world at the 11th Architecture Exhibition at Venice Biennale 2008. From September 2008 and for a couple of years, they collaborated with FUKSASinternational studio in Rome, working on various award wining competitions responsible for the concept phase, also as specialized parametric design architects on complex geometries, skins and facades for large scale projects. Since 2009 they are located in Athens, Greece handling various projects in Greece and collaborating with architectural firms in Cyprus and Europe as architects specialized in complex geometry projects and digital fabrication process through the aid of CAD/CAM technologies.
Giorgos Machairas is an Msc Architect Engineer from NTU of Athens with an Msc degree in Digital Tectonics, from IaaC Barcelona. He worked with several major design companies in Europe being a specialist in Parametric Design with strong experience in Digital Fabrication methods. His portfolio includes various award wining architectural competitions. He is focusing on contemporary design strategies and tools for Non-Standard Architecture. Co-Founder of byMaK.gr
Ismini Koronidi is an Architect Engineer from NTU of Athens also holding a master degree in Digital Tectonics, from Iaac Barcelona. She has worked next to Massimiliano Fuksas in Rome in the field of concept and parametric design for various award wining competitions. Since art has always been her passion, she is now graduating from the Athens School of Fine Arts, focusing in digital fabrication sculptures. Aside with her art & design passion she is a devoted Valuer of real estate properties ext. collaborator of National Bank of Greece since 2006.
We work with a team of highly experienced and award winning specialists. Our teams work locally but actively collaborate on projects throughout Europe and around the world. We encourage co-operation and shared knowledge. We have a reputation for taking the difficulties out of what can be a complex process. From day one we’ll work with you to determine the best path for your project.
Olga Brouma , Visual director , Architect & Visual Artist olgabrouma.com
Iro Koronidi, Marketing Advisor, Architect Engineer NTUA, MBA , Technical Officer & Advisor
Vaios Kotsios, Enviromental Advisor , Research associate at Metsovion Interdisciplinary Research Center
Marianthi Machaira, Geographical Information Systems Advisor , Geologist & Msc Metsovion Interdisciplinary Research Center